The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank - 164 153
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.061% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.076% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
Signal Processing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Scotland region.

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Scotland

Signal Processing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing.

1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DSP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree